Rok 'n Roll Radio

A Korean Aussie adoptee goes back home for the first time. Hilarity ensues?

Monthly Archives: July, 2014

Home Cooking with the Kims

I waited for Umma and Sister 3 and 4 to meet me at Seoul station, sitting on the stairs and watching a preacher (?) shouting at passers-by from a boombox. … Continue reading

July 28, 2014 · 1 Comment

Adventures in Bad Korean

My Korean tutor in Brisbane, Ara, would begin each lesson with a short quiz to see how much I remembered. Yesterday I ran errands around Seoul by myself – the … Continue reading

July 27, 2014 · 1 Comment

Coming Home + Jongno

As I walked through Incheon Airport, chatted to Asian American tourists and caught an express subway to Seoul, it struck me how different I felt coming to Korea this time … Continue reading

July 25, 2014 · 2 Comments